Shannon Family Automotive is a family business that takes great pride in delivering superior customer service and automotive repair and maintenance. We want to do all that we can to keep your car running great and keep you safe. That’s why we’ve created this blog! In these blog posts, we talk about a variety of auto repairs, tips, and some pointers for diagnosing car problems. If you find yourself in need of auto repairs or maintenance, contact our Folsom auto shop! From starter repair to suspension repair, our family-owned Honda and Toyota repair shop can handle it.

  1. Our Folsom Toyota Service Team Offers Poor Gas Mileage Consultations

    For the most part, you can count on your Toyota vehicle to deliver great gas mileage. However, even the best vehicles can start to suffer from poor gas mileage. In most instances, a chance in your gas mileage reflects a change in your driving habits. Maybe you are idling more at stoplights in town instead of driving on the highway, or maybe you are running the air conditioner more often in hotter …Read More

  2. Timing Belt Repair Suggestions

    At Shannon Family Automotive, we love it when our customers ask us car questions, not only is it our passion to help, but it shows that the customer cares about their car. A common question that we get it about timing belts, how the replacement of them helps the life of your car, and how you know when it is time to replace them. We think it is time to talk about timing belts. Keep in mind that we …Read More

  3. Preventative Vehicle Maintenance In Folscom CA

    At Shannon Family Automotive, your trusted Folsom CA auto repair team, we will discuss your priorities with you and create a maintenance plan over the course of a year to best fit your needs. Every job performed by Shannon Family Automotive is backed by a 24 month/ 24,000 mile guarantee on all parts and labor. Plus, we exclusively perform Honda, Acura, Toyota, Lexus auto service and repair. We c…Read More

  4. Folsom Auto Repair: More Car Maintenance You Can Do Yourself

    Routine maintenance that you can perform yourself is a great way to save money if you're on a budget. With the proper tools and knowledge that you can now find in a fast 5 minute YouTube search, you can teach yourself how to change your oil! Here at Shannon Family Automotive, your trusted auto repair technicians in Folsom CA, we want you to feel comfortable bringing your car into us for any schedu…Read More

  5. Folsom Auto Repair Tips: Car Maintenance You Can Do Yourself

    With the price of gas going up at a rapid rate, people are looking for ways to cut back on automotive expenses. When it comes to routine maintenance, most people will take their cars to the mechanic to get things done. However, doing routine maintenance on your own is a great way to reduce the amount of money you spend on your car each month. Here at Shannon Family Automotive, your trusted auto re…Read More

  6. Your Folsom Auto Repair Experts Explain How You’re Killing Your Car

    Here at Shannon Family Automotive, your trusted auto repair in Folsom CA, we strive to deliver superior customer service, build long-lasting relationships with our customers, and provide exceptional quality work on every vehicle we touch. While many motorists treat it as a relationship of servitude, owning a car is ideally more of a partnership, with the driver taking the best care possible of …Read More

  7. Toyota Service With Shannon

    Shannon Family Automotive has the Folsom Toyota service to get your car worked on with the peace of mind that you have the know-how behind a certified Toyota repair shop without the dealership pricing. We work on brakes, suspension, starters, transmissions, belts, hoses, and much more. We even work on hybrids. Bring your car in now for that regular maintenance or minor repair so it doesn’t get t…Read More

  8. Take A Brake (or four) Today

    Hello Folsom, This is the pair of brake pads you’ll get when you bring your Toyota to our auto repair shop, Shannon Family Automotive. You’re going to love the way our Folsom Toyota Service takes care of the most important part to your car. Once I’m on your car, you’ll feel like you are driving your car straight off the Toyota factory floor, as return to a smooth stop every time. No more p…Read More

  9. Keep Your Toyota Running Smooth With Regular Oil Changes

    Most of us can remember getting our first car. The rush of freedom. The feeling of...cool. But we also remember a mom or dad saying, "Remember to get the oil changed." But why? There's a few reasons it's so important to keep the oil changed frequently. First, the engine of your car is designed with great precision. The clearances between some of the engine parts can be as small as .0010". The oil …Read More